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. the department of justice by after the state of texas again. attorney general eric colder determined to allow voting nationwide without requiring identification. kansas secretary of state among our guests here tonight to say why the integrity of our electoral system must be preserved. and the end of the road is near for the self-proclaimed hugger. san diego mayor. and bradley manning wants to be called chelsea as it pursues taxpayer funded gender reassignment therapy from is leavenworth prison cell. the "a-team" takes up all that and a great deal more. we begin with another possible reason that the president's foreign policy is so incoherent and ineffective that members of his own administration seem uninformed. today state department news conference on syria and so-called red lines featured as a shocking contradiction from spokesperson jan psyche. take a lesson. >> the red line is the use of chemical weapons. that was crossed a couple of months ago. the president took action, which we talked at the time. lou: confident in her assessment that syria had already crossed that red line and that t
eric holder has never heard the expression don't mess with texas. the supreme court has already ruled on voters rights. so why is the ag present? i will be talking with the attorney general of the great state of texas. [ horn honks ] [ male announcer ] once in a while, everything falls into perfect harmony. [ engine revs ] and yofind yourself in exactly the right place at the right time. just be sure you're in the right car when it happens. the 2013 c-class sports sedan. pow, performance, and style in total alignment. to fly home for the big family reunion. you must be garth's father? hello. mother. mother! traveling is easy with the venture card because you can fly any airline anytime. two words. double miles! this guy can a. wanna play dodge rock? oh, you guys! and with double miles you can actuause, you never miss the fun. beard growing contest and go! ♪ win! what's in your wallet? >> behind closed doors today talking about the voting rights act. our next guest says this administration is starting to circumvent the recent decision of the united states supreme court. a move he con
never heard the expression don't mess with texas. the supreme courthas already ruled on voters rights. so why is the ag present? i will be talking with the attorney general of the great state of >> president obama meeting behind closed doors today talking about the voting rights act. our next guest says this administration is starting to circumvent the recent decision of the united states supreme court. a move he considers hostile to the constitution and the state of texas. joining us no is the attorney general for the great state of texas. greg abbott. he is a candidate to succeed john cemented cement thank you for having me. lou: you must tremble that he will not be impressed with your credentials of the onstitution as he has been so dismissive of his fellow attorneys and what the house and the senate have said. >> well, this is purportedly for the purpose of enforcing the voting rights ac but in reality this is nothing more than political theater. look at the way that this legal challenge againsttexas would launch. it was launched at a national urban league convention. this follows
of the texas slavish mexico border last week by before the expected vote on the security bowl -- build of control of our border with no less than the editors and apprehension rate on the entire border over five years. our correspondent has our report. >> from a helicopter i of the of the border. >> we need to know the real problem. >> recently leading a congressional tour of the border to help colleagues understand the challenges. >> i was surprised how shallow the water is and how easy and quickly somebody could get across the border. >> we need to look at the national strategy and comprehensive way. >> it is dramatic from the policy of the frustration that prohibits local police to help enforce the border. >> it is not just to call it eight days. >> it this focus is the border security but does not provide a pathway to citizenship. >> when you say border security before immigration reform is a political tactic it is a way to say we will present a nearly impossible goal to negotiate. >> many agents support the bill that requires 80 percent apprehension success rate and some consider t
. and he is fighting new voter i.d. laws in texas, and north carolina. among others. then, president obama's decision in june of last year, to halt de deportation proceedings for the illegal immigrants who came to u.s. back in february of 2011, president decided that defense and marriage act was unconstitutional. instructing his attorney general to noolonger defend the law in court. obama administration ordering centers for disease control to research gun violence, which congress had halted nearly a decade and a half ago, and went around congress to waive the work requirement in welfare program, attorney general holder did contradict himself in a substantial fashion, federal prosecutors cannot, and should not, bridge every case or charge every defendant who stands accused of violating federal law, some issues are best handled at state or local level. lou: nearly all issues are best handled at state or local level. but the attorney general statements dismiss rereality of a year wrong involvement by the obama justice department in prosecution of george zimmerman. more than 2thousand federal
of the texas/mexico border highlighting what he describes as woefully inadequate resources and introduced a border security bill that requires operational control of our border with no less than a 90% apprehension rate on the entire border of mexico within five years. the full house could vote on his measure after the summer measure. joining us is congressman michael mccaul, chairman of the house committee on homeland security. mr. chairman, good to have you with us. you took a number of congressmen with you on that tour of the border. what are your thoughts and their reactions? >> well, you know, my thoughts are this ad hoc approach we've used over the last couple decades, throwing money at the problem without a national strategy, without a plan, plugging holes up. we went to san diego. they have good fencing there. they have technology. but they're getting around that with the boats. tucson has wonderful technologies, but all it does is presses them to other points. and now the new point of entry now is texas. the rio grande valley, the immigration flow has 55%. without a national strat
impression with other agencies. today he tangled with texas republican kevin brady. >> he was assuring us that the irs, despite the significant abuse of power, already investigating, the irs has never shared private taxpayer information with other federal agencies. i am looking at an e-mail from 2008 where loess lerner did exactlyythat. >> i never assured that there are not incidences that occurred. we share information roughly with 300 different federal and state agencies as a matter of routine business. we have procedures and safeguards in place. >> lawmakers say in the process of investigating the ira starting of conservative groups that discovered e-mail between los lerner and the federal elections commission. the irs official now on paid administrative leave who came to capitol hill and led the fifth after defending her actions telling the house oversight committee she had done nothing wrong. ways and means has released copies of six exchanges showing the name several times and her interactions with an sec attorney in the enforcement division. >> the irs has said all along that it ne
only underarm lot treaaxiron. lou: former president george w. bush recovering at a texas hospital after successfully undergoing a heart stent implanted in a previously blocked artery it was discovered at the cooper clinic yesterday at the recommendation of his doctor is stench was placed in his artery and a spokesperson says the former precedent is in high spirits and is expected to we discharged tomorrow. president obama calling to wind down mortgage giants fannie mae and freddie mac in his economic pitch today. >> private capital should take a bigger role in the mortgage market. i know that sounds confusing to people who call me a socialist. [laughter] but i actually believe in the free market. i believe that our housing system should operate with a limited government role, a private lending should be the backbone of the housing market. lou: joining us now former cbo director and president of the american action forum , a douglas holtz eaton. good to have you with us. the president is looking at his departure from a seemingly socialist perspective in his governance. is this a pit from
recently led a border patrol guided tour of the texas mexico border highlighting what he described as inadequate resources and has introduced a border security bill that requires operational control with no less than 90 percent apprehension rate over the entire border over five years the entire house could vote after the summer recess in joining as is michael mccall chairman of homeland security. you took a number of congressmen with you what your thoughts and their reaction? >> we don't like this ad hoc approach the problem is a national strategy we went to san diego they have technology tucson has wonderful technology but it just presses to other points now the new point of entry is the rio grande valley in that national strategy in that plan to dictate where we put those resources we will continue to throw money at the problem without a solution. lou: is your proposal as it rolls back the legislation that authorized cooperation between the authorities of border patrol and local law-enforcement. this administration wants to take your bill to encourage that cooperation? what is th
system -- >> take a look at the proposal that the congressman from texas has put forward. i think it's a serious grown-up effort that will secure the border. he's put it forward, it's been passed through the republican committee there. i think that that rather than what the senate did is an improvement. we also need to have a guest worker program. talk to farmers and dairy men. they're not able to get the workers they need in this country out to the farms which are temporary jobs. >> i heard exactly the same rhetoric, the same reasoning, the same bromides in 2006 and '07 when it went down in defeat. none of us want that to happen. let's go to the issues. >> some people do. i think the president does. >> i'm not going to cast apersians on this. i'm not going to question anyone's motives. i'm going to say simply if you want the reform immigration and you must control the border, because if you cannot control the border, you can't control immigration and everything everyone says about it after that is pure bull. so it has to begin as a condition precedent actual real bona fide, verifiab
, specifically the family members for those killed at this texas army post. it was about them and it was about finally getting some closure four years after this shooting. people like the mother of specialist jason hunt, he was 22 years old, he was married for 2 1/2 months. until nidal hasan walked in and gunned him down. >> nidal hasan is a coward and unrepep ent murderer. >> he will be transferred to the military death row. he'll join the five other condemned soldiers there until his automatic appeals process plays out. hasan didn't request that. it's simply a formality. the nearly $300,000 he's earned while in confinement could wind up one day going to the family members through civil proceedings that are likely to follow now this conviction and now that this sentence has been handed down. >> casey, thank you. >>> so george zimmerman's wife pleading guilty to a misdemeanor perjur perjury. she told the judge they had little funds when they reportedly received $100,000 from internet donors. she'll have to serve 100 hours of community and one year probation. >>> let's get to the a team. judith
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